November 11, 2020) - Ward Johnson, age 73, of Mansfield Township in Iron
County, passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at his home.
Ward was born January 30, 1947 in Crystal Falls, son of the late Rudolph
and Tunnie (Korkimaki) Johnson. He grew up and attended school in
Crystal Falls. He proudly served in the United States Navy until his
honorable discharge. Ward worked as a machine operator for Foley Inc. in
Manitowoc, Wisconsin, until his retirement.
Survivors include one
niece, Marian (Max) Sullivan of Florence; two nephews, Thomas (Mary)
Lindow II, and David Lindow, both of Commonwealth; two great nephews,
Thomas Lindow III and Max Sullivan, both of Florence; and two great
nieces, Katherine Lindow of Duluth, Minnesota, and Christina Lindow of
In addition to his parents, Ward was preceded in death
by one sister, Helen Lindow.
In accordance with Ward's wishes,
private family services will be held.
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The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home & Cremation
Services, Crystal Falls, Mich., to honor Ward's legacy of life.